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First-half run propels South Florida to 73-46 win over Ohio

Nov. 16, 2018 7:49 PM EST

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica (AP) — Justin Brown, T.J. Lang and Alexis Yetna scored 11 points apiece and South Florida closed the first half with a 26-3 run to help the Bulls beat Ohio 73-46 on Friday in the Jamaica Classic. Yetna was 5-of-8 shooting and grabbed eight rebounds. Michael Durr added 10 points and...

The Latest: Goodman scores 27, Penn beats N. Iowa 78-71

Nov. 16, 2018 7:47 PM EST

ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) — The Latest on the Paradise Jam (all times local): 8:40 p.m. Devon Goodman scored a career-high 27 points, and Penn rallied in the second half to defeat Northern Iowa 78-71 Friday at the Paradise Jam tournament. Down 41-34 with 18:49 left, the Quakers (4-0) fought back...

Bol leads No. 13 Oregon past No. 15 Syracuse in 2K Classic

Nov. 16, 2018 6:54 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Bol Bol had 26 points and nine rebounds, and No. 13 Oregon beat No. 15 Syracuse 80-65 in the consolation game of the 2K Classic on Friday. Payton Pritchard added 18 points for the Ducks (3-1) and Kenny Wooten had 12 in the first-ever meeting between the ACC and Pac-12 programs. Tyus Battle...

The Latest: Wichita State defeats Appalachian State 82-76

Nov. 16, 2018 6:47 PM EST

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on Charleston Classic (all times local): 6:50 p.m. Markis McDuffie had 24 points including three 3-pointers in the final six minutes as Wichita State held on to defeat Appalachian State 82-76 at the Charleston Classic on Friday. The Shockers (2-2) held a 10-point lead in...

UMBC beats Air Force 77-72 in 2 OT

Nov. 16, 2018 6:40 PM EST

BIMINI, Bahamas (AP) — Joe Sherburne made four 3-pointers and scored 24 points and UMBC beat Air Force 77-72 in double overtime on Friday in the Bimini Jam. Brandon Horvath's 3-pointer with 1:35 left in the second overtime gave the Retrievers a 71-69 lead and Max Curran scored on their next possession as...

Brown's 25 points help Miami (OH) beat N. Dakota St. 89-78

Nov. 16, 2018 5:50 PM EST

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Dalonte Brown scored a career-high 25 points on 9-of-11 shooting, including 4 of 5 from 3-point range, to help Miami (Ohio) beat North Dakota State 89-78 on Friday in the Islands of the Bahamas Showcase. Nike Sibande hit three 3s and finished with 19 points and Darrian Ringo had 10...

Taylor has 21 points, 17 rebounds; Austin Peay beats CCSU

Nov. 16, 2018 5:45 PM EST

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica (AP) — Terry Taylor had 21 points and career-high tying 17 rebounds and Jarrett Givens scored 10 of his 16 points in the second half to help Austin Peay hold on for an 80-78 win over Central Connecticut State on Friday in the Jamaica Classic. Zach Glotta added 13 points and Steve...

Campbell rallies past Florida A&M 66-59 in Jamaica Classic

Nov. 16, 2018 5:31 PM EST

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica (AP) — Chris Clemons, the nation's second-leading scorer, had 27 points and Campbell rallied from a 15-point second-half deficit to beat Florida A&M 66-59 on Friday to start the Jamaica Classic. Clemons, who came in averaging 32.3 points, started a 19-0 second-half run with a...

Cal-Stanford Big Game postponed because of wildfire smoke

Nov. 16, 2018 5:06 PM EST

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — The annual Big Game between Stanford and California that had been scheduled for Saturday was postponed two weeks because of the unhealthy air quality in the Bay Area resulting from a wildfire some 150 miles to the north. Cal announced Friday that the game would be played Dec. 1 with...

The Latest: Allen leads UCF past Saint Joseph's in semis

Nov. 16, 2018 5:03 PM EST

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the Myrtle Beach Invitational (all times local): 5 p.m. Terrell Allen was 8-of-11 shooting, including 4 of 5 from 3-point range, and finished with 22 points to help UCF beat Saint Joseph's 77-57 on Friday in the semifinals of the Myrtle Beach Invitational. Allen's final...